john parks: personal trainer

John is an NASM Certified Personal Trainer, and has also completed NASM’s weight loss certification program. A Seattleite born and raised, he traveled cross-state to WSU where he earned a degree in Criminal Justice. Growing up playing just about any team sport he could find, he always had a passion for being active. After college, John had become over 300 pounds and has since made a life-changing transformation losing over 100 pounds through nutrition, exercise, and better overall decision making.

With a desire to give back for all of the help he received in his own journey, John’s passion became training people to become healthy. John has a background in personal, small group, and large group training with people from all different fitness levels and backgrounds. John’s personal fitness interests include both long-distance running, and Spartan racing. He also coached youth soccer for three years while in college at WSU. Ask John about his journey and you will learn he can relate to people on almost any level of fitness!